Narcotics Anonymous- a beacon of hope and support
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Narcotics Anonymous- a beacon of hope and support

November 18, 2019      AUTHOR – Phoenix Sun Narcotics Anonymous is a free, non-profit fellowship of people for whom drugs have become a major problem. The NA’s programme is open to addicts of all ages, nationalities, cultures, creed, gender identity, and religions. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop using. Members…

Recovering from the opioid addiction crisis: Time for progressive strategies?
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Recovering from the opioid addiction crisis: Time for progressive strategies?

September 16, 2019 | 3:05 PM  CDT | BY BRIAN W. MAJOR In this April 5, 2019, file photo, containers depicting OxyContin prescription pill bottles lie on the ground in front of the Department of Health and Human Services’ headquarters in Washington as protesters demonstrate against the FDA’s opioid prescription drug approval practices. | Patrick Semansky / AP…

Google Maps adds tools to find drug addiction recovery resources
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Google Maps adds tools to find drug addiction recovery resources

The features aim to combat the opioid crisis. BY  RICHARD NIEVA | SEPTEMBER 12, 2019 12:00 AM PDT Angela Lang/CNET Google on Thursday said it’s adding tools to its Maps app to help people recover from drug addiction. The search giant said it launching a new feature for Google Maps that shows people where to go to attend more than 83,000…